Geraldine McCaughrean Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Collection contains a complete manuscript of 'The Kite Rider', written in a hardback notebook, and a signed first edition of 'Six Storey House', illustrated by Ross Collins (Hodder Children's Books, 2002).

Administrative / Biographical History

Created by Geraldine McCaughrean during the course of her career as a writer.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all researchers, by appointment only.

Custodial History

Both items were presented by the author in person, at Seven Stories, on 8 March 2007, following the second event in the Miriam Hodgson Perspectives series, which featured the donor in conversation with Peter Hollindale, talking about her novel 'Peter Pan in Scarlet' (2006).